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"My political experience tells me there was too much democracy in the SDĽ. Even the naked and barefooted Habesh people managed to rise from the ashes. SDĽ will be in parliament again."

Jozef Migaš, Democratic Left Party (SDĽ) leader shortly before party elections explaining why under his leadership the party has lost significant voter support since 1998.


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